2019 Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists, National

Mon, Sep 24, 2018, 5:09 pm
Life Sciences

THIS IS A LIMITED SUBMISSION OPPORTUNITY. The University requests internal nominations for the 2019 Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists. The award provides $250k in unrestricted funds to extraordinary young faculty-rank scientists and engineers in three disciplinary categories: Life Sciences; Physical Sciences & Engineering; and Chemistry.  Prospective nominees must be conducting research at one of the invited institutions as principal investigators and in charge of their own research program, hold a doctoral degree, and be born in 1977 or later. Past faculty winners of the Blavatnik Regional Awards are not eligible.  Department Chairs may nominate candidates by emailing the following in a single PDF document (in the order outlined below) to mh24@princeton.edu on or before 5 PM ON MONDAY, September 24, 2018: a statement of endorsement from the Chair, clearly indicating a disciplinary category; nominee’s c.v.; a summary of the research project; and a list of the candidate's current funding.